Rubber Rafts and Rapids

The snowpack continues to recede with the summer melt.  It’s okay though, it will be back next year and there is a positive. In this case, it means the rivers begin to rise and whitewater rafting s...

Spring has sprung

Tuesday marks the spring equinox, officially bringing an end to winter. Does that mean the ski and snowboard season is over? The answer to this question is absolutely not! It couldn’t be further fro...

The Banked Slalom

The purist form of skiing and snowboarding For anyone that has skied or snowboarded with a couple of friends there is always that one time that your crew stands on top of the park and says, “Let’s...

Christmas Shredfest

The yuletide is here. For most this is a time of celebration, a time to relax and enjoy the company of our loved ones. Generally, images of Christmas bring to mind being cozy and comfy indoors surroun...

Need a lift?

As of last Saturday the popular ride sharing service, Uber, launched it’s first “snow” specific option powered by Backcountry called UberSKI. Now, snow enthusiasts can hail a ride using the new ...

Tis the season

With winter fast approaching or already here it’s time to awake that brain of yours and freshen up your backcountry safety skills. More and more snow enthusiasts are venturing out of bounds and ...

“Opening Day”

for the 2015 – 2016 snow season starts now! No matter how good or bad the past season was, opening day means a clean slate. It brings a new sense of hope that this might be the year. With talks ...

Made by Locals for Locals – Part 2

Times are tough…It’s with a heavy hearts we announce that one of the most prolific grass root snowboard companies based in Colorado will not be releasing their 2015-16 line. Venture Snowboards has...

Party Time

It’s that time of year again. The temperatures are dropping, the leaves will be changing and Winter is right around the corner. If you love this time of year like we love this time of year then you ...